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Employee Wellness Intern


Experience Information

Employer: St. Mary's/Advantage Health Medical Group
Job Title: Wellness Intern
Major: Health Professions
Received Credit?: Yes
Paid?: No

Description of the Organization

Saint Mary's/Advantage Health Medical Group is a hospital and physicians network located in Grand Rapids.

Description of the Tasks/Projects Completed

As the wellness intern I was able to help research and create a wellness program that will be implemented throughout the hospital as well as The Advantage Health physician offices. I was also able to work on grants and run the Wealthy St. farmers market.

Skills/Knowledge Gained Through The Experience

I was able to further my knowledge of wellness concepts as well as my knowledge of computer programs used in many offices.

Favorite Part of the Experience

My favorite experience was feeling accepted by all of the employees and not feeling like I was just an intern.

How the Experience Influenced Future Career Goals

It has given me incite in how to further my career and what additional schooling I may want to pursue.

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